Sep 10, 2010 5:00pm EDT
, the robert e. lee learns and lindsay murphy is live with more. >> reporter: at 7:30, we got hayfield and robert e. lee kicking off and one will have a blemis -- bleachish at 9:30 and the coach here is hoping that is not his team and he took over. you can talk about how difficult it was to handle that and manage to handle a good season straw? >> the most difficult part is to make sure they can get focus on the task at hand and they have e fections -- and it actually furned into a motivating factor for them throughout the jeer. >> your team won -- throughout the year. >> seems that re. lee has been a thorn in your side. what has been so difficult about that for you guys? >> well, they have a very explosive offense and both games were firely -- farley high-scoring and came to the end and fell short both times. hopefully we'll turn that around want to. >> reporter: are you expecting a similar matchup when you look at both teams in the rosters and players coming back? >> playing into -- coming into the game, both teams scored opening points and the potential is there. >> and a key to the
Sep 3, 2010 5:00pm EDT
to lindsay murphy life at fairfax. >> reporter: tonight's fairfax and wt woodson will each play in their first game of the season and neither teams wants to start out 0-1. if you look at history, woodson has won each of the last seven games. we're here to talk about championship cheer leading and the fairfax high school varsity cheer leading squad knows something about being a champion. they won the state title, second state title in the 75 year history of the school. eight seniors that lead the way on this upper class heavy team as they try to repeat at state champions. their real practice gets underway tonight when fairfax comes out for their first game. and their future looks bright. >> great season. we have a large training crew, graduated six kids, so most everybody is back. season is awesome. went into districts. did really, really well. we did a phenomenal job at state and walked away champions. >> reporter: you can catch our game of the week highlights coming up tonight at 10:40. cookoff is still an hour and a half away. that's why the fields mind are a little bit empty.